FILE PHOTO: Russian Navy's Tarantul-class corvette Ivanovets is escorted by a Turkish Navy Coast Guard boat as it sets sail in the Bosphorus, in Istanbul, Turkey, October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/File Photo
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